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‘With Chances for Both Sides . . .’

James Plaskett Complex games may demand intense scrutiny. Thirty years after this one was played in the penultimate round of the world’s most prestigious Open, I offer my final verdict. And that of Fritz9.     Plaskett – Miles     Lugano 1986     1…

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Further non-essential reading offered by chess players inspired by Tony Miles’ infamous two-word book review. (Mark Thornton) Winning Database Dumps by Many English Grandmasters (Mig Greengard)   How I Plan to Overthrow Kirsan in the Next FIDE Election by Nigel Short (Sarah Hurst)   Tarts,…

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Kingpin Chess Magazine, Issue 38

  UK: £5.00 Europe: £6.00 RoW: £7.00   The End of Mankind’s Humiliation? Morgan Daniels takes a ringside seat at the Adams v Hydra match Grandmaster’s Diary Tony Kosten gets tanked up Gary Lane’s Agony Column More sound advice from the savvy IM Painful Editing…

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Kingpin Chess Magazine, Issue 20

UK: £4.00 Europe: £5.00  RoW: £6.00  The Kingpin Questionnaire GM Jim Plaskett Staunton – The Play IM Colin Crouch Confessions of a Crooked Chess Master IM Michael Basman Forum Edward Winter Sophisticated Ideas for Club Players: No.2 ‘Detonation’ GM Mikhail Tseitlin Letters Game of the…

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Kingpin Chess Magazine, Issues 17/18

OUT OF STOCK Love and the King’s Indian GM Eduard Gufeld Plaskett on the g7 Bishop GM Jim Plaskett The 140-year-old Novelty IM Colin Crouch A Game that Mattered IM Chris Ward Great Swindles of Our Time IM Colin McNab Playing the Petroff to Win…

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Kingpin Chess Magazine, Issue 16

UK: £4.00  Europe: £5.00  RoW: £6.00    The Player’s Player GM Jim Plaskett, IM Paul Littlewood Angus Dunnington Drives a Volkswagen IM Malcolm Pein Grappling with Julian Hodgson IM Tibor Karolyi ‘All Rook Endings Are Drawn, Aren’t They?’ Lev Khariton Those behind the Scenes in…

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Kingpin Chess Magazine, Issue 14

UK: £4.00  Europe: £5.00  RoW: £6.00    The Players’ Player GM Jim Plaskett, IM Paul Littlewood Letters Ray Keene replies Kingpin’s Page 7 Fellas Hungarian Rhapsody IM Tibor Karolyi ‘New Lady Here Tonight’ Faye Ainscow The Itinerant Master IM Malcolm Pein Bogo-A-Go-Go GM Adrian Mikhalchishin…

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